Strike for our future

Ummi Hoque [second from left] with her friends on a climate march in London
Student activist Ummi Hoque from Walthamstow urges people to get involved in this month’s climate strike Time’s running out...

Fight the flights

Aircraft trails
Leyton resident Geoffrey McDowall on why London City Airport should not be allowed to expand In 2012 the long-needed...

Anger over airport plan

London City Airport
Leyton and Leytonstone set to be affected by further expansion of London City Airport, reports James Cracknell Anti-aviation campaigners...

‘Climate emergency’ declared

A climate demonstration outside Waltham Forest Town Hall
Protests prompt council to take action, reports James Cracknell Local activists from Extinction Rebellion (XR) have persuaded Waltham Forest...

Rebel for life

Extinction Rebellion demo
Environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion now has a group in Walthamstow, writes Jessica Townsend I first began to properly...

Divest movement grows

Divest
Divest Waltham Forest activist Rob Platts on last month’s demonstration against fossil fuel investments Campaigners from Divest Waltham Forest...